Thank You for visiting the Rio Hondo Amateur Radio Club! We are based out of Whittier, CA and serve the City of Whittier as their Disaster Communications Volunteers. We hold weekly on-air nets every Wednesday at 8pm on our repeaters located in the Whittier Hills (146.175 MHz (+), PL 156.7 Hz; at 223.94 MHz (-), […]

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November 14th Guest Speaker...

How to Work Amateur Satellites with Your HT With Clint Bradford (K6LCS) “You do not need 100W of transmit power nor expensive antenna arrays to work FM amateur satellites! Many hams already have the necessary equipment to “work the birds.” This presentation will walk you through ALL the steps needed to successfully work several ham satellites.” work-sat.com […]

          On-foot transmitter hunting sessions take place regularly in parks and wilderness spaces around southern California.  The next one will be Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Bonelli Regional Park.  These sessions are suitable for both beginner and intermediate level transmitter hunters.  All ages are welcome, so bring the family.  A ham […]

October 10th Guest Speaker...

“Transmitter Hunting for the Whole Family By Joe Moell K0OV It began at ARRL conventions in the 1930s as hams used crystal diodes and headphones to detect and locate hidden radio transmitters.  Now it’s a regular ham radio activity that everyone in the family can enjoy, either on foot in a neighborhood park or in […]

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